Jose G. Sanchez, 62, passed away on Friday, Oct. 22, 2010. He was born on March 23, 1948 in Robstown to Gregorio and Josefa Garcia Sanchez. He was a Catholic and a lifelong resident of Robstown.

He was preceded in death by his father, Gregorio Sanchez; two brothers, Gregorio Sanchez Jr. and Manuel Sanchez.

He is survived by his wife of 45 years, Juanita Guerra Sanchez of Robstown; four daughters, Maria Luisa (Ruben) S. Garcia of California, and Norma Sanchez, Angelica S. Garcia, Emily Jean Sanchez, all of Robstown; one son, Jose Sanchez Jr. of Robstown; his mother, Josefa Garcia Sanchez of Robstown; five brothers, Mario Sanchez of Oklahoma, Claudio Sanchez of Michigan, Juan Sanchez, Ernesto Sanchez, and Armando Sanchez, all of Robstown; five sisters, Josefa (Hiliaron) S. Villanueva of Corpus Christi, Maria De Jesus S. Guerrero of Austin, Alicia Garza, Blanca Estella, and Lydia S. Soliz, all of Robstown; 11 grandchildren; one great-grandchild and numerous other relatives and friends.

A Rosary was recited at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 26, 2010 at Ramon Funeral Home Chapel in Robstown. The Funeral Mass was celebrated at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 27, 2010 at St. Anthony's Catholic Church in Robstown. Interment followed at Memorial Park Cemetery.

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